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Salisbury University

Salisbury University is nationally recognized with a creative curriculum emphasizing undergraduate research, study abroad, professional internships and community engagement. In guidebooks and surveys by U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review, Kaplan/ Newsweek, Kiplinger's Personal Finance and others, SU consistently ranks in the top 10 percent of public and private institutions nationwide. An exemplary NCAA Division III program has earned 11 national championships. Located on Maryland's historic Eastern Shore, the University offers 42 undergraduate majors and 13 graduate programs. Some 6,900 undergraduates are taught by 363 full-time faculty on a beautiful 154 acre campus with national arboretum status. Enjoying both public and private support, all four of its academic schools are endowed, a rarity among public institutions. A highly regarded faculty, outstanding academic programs and a dynamic administration have made Salisbury a Maryland university of national distinction.

101 Camden Avenue
Salisbury, MD 21801
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Type of Institution: Public 4-year

Fall 2008 Total Enrollment: 7,868
Male: 3,436    Female: 4,432
Full-time: 6,904    Part-time: 964

2009-2010 Tuition and Mandatory Fees for Maryland Residents:
Full-time Tuition per year: $4,814
Part-time Tuition cost per credit hour: $200
Mandatory fees (FT): $1,804
Mandatory fees (PT): $61 per credit hour

Campus Housing:
Room: $4,224
Board: $3,724

Degrees or Awards: Bachelor's, Master's/Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

Calendar: Semester, summer session, and winter term

Entry Requirements: Above-average grades in college preparatory courses, including 4 units English; 3 units social science; 3 units science, including laboratory-based biology or chemistry; 3 units mathematics, including Algebra I, Algebra II and geometry; and 2 years of the same foreign language. Average SAT scores for fall 2006 freshmen: SAT (V+M) 1,120, SAT (V+M+W) 1,672. SAT/ACT is optional for students with a high school GPA of 3.5 or higher.

Application Deadlines: Fall: January 15, Spring: December 1

Title IV Code: 002091

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